Birdz

BIGSOUND First Nations House

Presented with Spotify

As a proud Butchulla man raised in Katherine NT, BIRDZ is renowned for his unique brand of hard-hitting Hip Hop, embodying strong messages of hope and self-determination.

The rapper’s debut album ‘Train Of Thought’ (2017) was received with critical acclaim, loved by community and national radio, and deservedly won the Australian Independent Record Label Associations – Best Independent Hip Hop Album, was shortlisted for the Australian Music Prize, and Nominated for Music Victoria’s Best Hip Hop Album.

In 2019, BIRDZ released his ‘Place Of Dreams’ EP, including world-class collaborations with Ecca Vandal and Mo’Ju, as well as production from Trials (A.B.Original). The project has since surpassed 900,000 streams on Spotify alone. As he continues to solidify his position as a powerful songwriter and storyteller with songs like ‘Bagi-la-m Bargan (Feat. Fred Leone)., BIRDZ is currently working with Trials on his sophomore album due for release in 2021. 

BIRDZ is exploding on Spotify right now, with 'Bagi-la-m Bargan (Feat. Fred Leone).' peaking at #33 on the Spotify AU Viral Chart. He is receiving international playlist recognition with a recent addition to Fresh Finds: Hip Hop, as well as being added to local lists including The Hybrid, The Local List, Blak Australia (curated by Emily Nicol) and Deadly Beats (curated by Alethea Beetson). 

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Photography Credits:
BIRDZ; Beddy Rays; First Nations House Artwork - Dylan Mooney